PLC Engineer Wanted (Project Basis)
for Cutting-Edge Technology Development

Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in the realm of cutting-edge technology development?
Join our highly skilled Technical Development Team at Allton located in the vibrant hub of Forus. We are at the forefront of developing groundbreaking EM and seismic delivery solutions that are revolutionising the industry.
If you are driven by innovation and thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced environment, we want to hear from you! 

Allton is a Technology and Service company that specialises in subsurface electromagnetic (EM) for Oil and Gas Exploration and Production, CO2 Measurement Monitoring and Verification (MMV), and Marine Mineral Exploration.  It is a dynamic company driven by innovation and excellence. Our Team is comprised of exceptionally talented individuals who are passionate about pushing boundaries and creating EM and seismic delivery solutions that defy convention.  As we continue to pioneer new technologies, we now seek a PLC Engineer to contribute their expertise to our groundbreaking projects.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain PLC programmes for our state-of the art EM technology.
  • Collaborate closely with our Team to optimise electronic, electrical, and power transmission solutions.
  • Utilise your expertise in PLC / PLS engineering, particularly in the context of subsea or ROV development.
  • Leverage your experience with Beckhoff products to enhance our technological capabilities.
  • Contribute to technology testing (opportunity for offshore trips).

What Does it Take to Succeed?


  • Minimum B.Eng., B.Sc. in Engineering, M. Eng., or M.Sc. in Engineering.
  • Background in electronic, electrical, power electronic, or related fields.
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years of working experience in relevant field.
  • Proficiency in PLC programming and control systems.
  • Experience with high-power systems and power transmission.
  • Prior involvement in subsea and/or ROV development projects.
  • Familiarity with Beckhoff products is an advantage.


  • Excellent team player experienced with working in international and multi-discipline teams.
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability.
  • Passion to innovate and develop the latest and best technology fit-for-purpose.
  • Responsible, reliable, diligent, and able to deliver as promised.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Fluency in English, both written and oral.

What Can We Offer You?

  • Varied and interesting tasks and responsibilities.
  • The possibility to develop within an expanding company.
  • An international work environment.
  • A positive work environment with highly skilled and motivated colleagues.
  • Competitive rate and arrangements.

About Allton

Allton researches, develops and works with the latest EM technology advances developed to deliver energy solutions and climate mitigation tools for today and tomorrow.

The Allton name represents what our core business is all about, which is establishing volumes – whether of oil and gas, CO2 or minerals.

                                                                                                                Allton = All Volumes.

Our goals are to provide insights to our clients for better decision making, improved success rates, and cost savings in a sustainable manner while striving to have a positive impact on the environment and addressing the world’s energy needs and climate concerns. To achieve our goals, we focus on researching and developing the most advanced EM technologies applicable not only to hydrocarbon exploration and production but also CO2 MMV for CCS. and marine minerals exploration.

Job Title

PLC Engineer

Employment Level

Full time

Questions can be addressed to:

Ivan Schrooyen, Technical Manager

Tel:       (+47) 950 41 710


Position Type

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Project basis

Work Location

Stavanger / Sandnes

Please submit your Letter of Motivation and CV to:

Dag Grepperud, HR Director




Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis.

Allton is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.